Kate Pierson

1948 - Today

Kate Pierson

Catherine Elizabeth Pierson (born April 27, 1948) is an American singer, lyricist, and one of the singers and founding members of the B-52's. A multi-instrumentalist, she plays guitar, bass and various keyboard instruments. In the B-52s, she has performed alongside Cindy Wilson, Fred Schneider, Ricky Wilson, and Keith Strickland. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Kate Pierson has received more than 1,861,822 page views. Her biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 1,068th most popular musician.

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  • 1.9M

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  • 45.88

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 17

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 2.56

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.98

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among musicians, Kate Pierson ranks 1,071 out of 2,258Before her are Efrem Zimbalist, Glen Matlock, John Dolmayan, Trevor Pinnock, Herb Ellis, and Theodore Thomas. After her are Bernard Sumner, Nani Bregvadze, Fazıl Say, Aziza Mustafa Zadeh, Nuno Bettencourt, and Steve Lacy.

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Among people born in 1948, Kate Pierson ranks 291Before her are Elaine Paige, Marc Okrand, Linda McMahon, Clarence Thomas, M. C. Gainey, and Ludwig Scotty. After her are Efraim Zuroff, Ana Mendieta, Louis Raphaël I Sako, Joel Santana, Sergei Bodrov, and Lojze Peterle.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Kate Pierson ranks 5,148 out of 12,171Before her are Ann Sheridan (1915), Harold D. Babcock (1882), William Windom (1923), George Herriman (1880), Stanley Norman Cohen (1935), and Galo Plaza (1906). After her are Beals Wright (1879), Edward Everett (1794), Frank Robinson (1935), Ricardo Antonio Chavira (1971), Tammy Wynette (1942), and Eddie Cheever (1958).

Among MUSICIANS In United States

Among musicians born in United States, Kate Pierson ranks 409Before her are Randy Jackson (1961), Skip James (1902), Wynton Kelly (1931), Myles Kennedy (1969), Brian Setzer (1959), and Richard Marx (1963). After her are Steve Lacy (1934), Dexter Holland (1965), D. J. Fontana (1931), Frankie Laine (1913), Jack Irons (1962), and Pat Smear (1959).